Timestamp defers on different devices


Timestamp defers on different devices








(iPhone 8, ipad pro, iMac, Macbook Pro)

Operating System

latest patches applied


My Question or Issue

I am an indoor cycling instructor and rely on precise cueing when I do my prep. I noticed that the time stamps defer between all devises by up to 2 seconds. Especially if the playback is on a different device as the source such as (source: iphone, playback on imac or stereo sound system). Crossfade is off. It happens with locally stored files and also when streaming. Anybody else encoutered that issue and is there a way to get this fixed? Thanks. 

1 Reply

Re: Timestamp defers on different devices

Rock Star 16
Rock Star 16

Hi there!

I know it sounds simple, but it's often overlooked. Could you try restarting your device? If that doesn't help, try a quick clean reinstall of the app. Just follow these steps.

Could you try using Sing Out Everywhere and Remove Offline devices options from your Spotify account?


Also, make sure to have iOS 12.4 installed.


Hope it helps 🙂

LoxerRock Star 16
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